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Wolf & Skull Engraving

I stopped by to see an old friend, do some catching up. We don't get to see each other very often. His cluttered work space is filled with odds and ends which one day may be useful, in some obscure project wher...
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My First Stab (at Skrimshaw)

The first time we try something new, we second guess every step and panic when we make a mistake. How do I fix that?! *scratching my head*. I learned some materials are far more porous than others and this a...
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Soaring Eagle Scrimshaw

The first time anyone tries something new it's a bit nerve-wracking and exciting all rolled up into one lump of anxiety. Not long ago we visited craftsman in Eureka Springs, AR. These talented craftsmen were...
Shrine Ring

Hand Engraved Shrine Ring

Shrine Ring with Diamond and Ruby Shrine Ring Not everything turns out the way you want. This ring started off as a fantastic monogram ring. The husband came to my store looking for a special gift fo...
Smith & Wesson Off Duty Carry Gun

Smith & Wesson Off Duty Carry Gun

This engraving I did for a customer friend of mine who is a retired Topeka policeman. This was his off-duty carry gun while he was on the force and he is never getting rid of it. He always wanted a gun engraved...
Colt Gold Cup Trophy Model 1911

Colt Gold Cup Trophy Model 1911

This is a Colt Gold Cup Trophy Model 1911 and the customer had seen one of my guns at a gun show and then they showed up out of the blue with the Colt and wanted to know if I could engrave it. He wanted some...
Ruger Blackhawk Convertible

Ruger Blackhawk Convertible

This is another one of those guns you start out doing just a little bit of engraving and you just can’t stop! The customer originally wanted me to engrave the calibers on the cylinders. It is a Black Hawk Conve...